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IAD to MSY Route Map

Washington, DC to New Orleans Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Washington Dulles Intl. to Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl..

Distance:
954.40 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from IAD to MSY

Airline Carrier

Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines

Aircraft

Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200

IAD - Washington Dulles Intl. Airlines

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MSY - Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Washington, DC to New Orleans (IAD to MSY)

  • The shortest flight distance between Washington and New Orleans is 954 miles.
  • Shuttle America carried a total of 32,112 passengers from IAD to MSY in 2009.
  • UNITED offers the shortest flight times from Washington to New Orleans.
  • UNITED operates the shortest flights from Washington to New Orleans.
  • Flight #477, operated by UNITED, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 6 minutes average delay between flights from Washington to New Orleans.
  • The average flight time from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA takes about 140 minutes.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Washington to New Orleans in 2009 was 72.21%.
  • There were 62,871 passengers that flew from Washington to New Orleans in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing IAD to MSY in 2009 was Republic Airlines' EMB-170 from Embraer. The EMB-170 started flying in 2004.
  • Shuttle America, UNITED, Gojet Airlines, Republic Airlines offer flights from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from IAD to MSY for Gojet Airlines is the RJ-700 built by Canadair with 66 seats.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA in 2009 was Gojet Airlines' RJ-700 from Canadair which started flying in 1990.
  • 88,058 seats were available on flights from IAD to MSY in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 62,871 passengers flew on all flights from IAD to MSY that year.
  • UNITED operated flights from IAD to MSY using 3 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between IAD and MSY takes about 140 minutes.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Washington and New Orleans from UNITED is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 182 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between Washington and New Orleans.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)